'Unknown error' messages during Samba4 vampire

Zahari Zahariev zahari.zahariev at gmail.com
Mon Nov 8 22:17:45 MST 2010

Hi Tridge,

Sorry to break your enthusiasm like this :) but they are already gone 
since these commits:

=== Start 08-11-2010 03:01:01 ===

@ Clean up old binaries
WAF_MAKE=1 ../buildtools/bin/waf distclean
'distclean' finished successfully (21.972s)
Status: OK

@ Pull new source changes
 From git://git.samba.org/samba
    e59bf5e..c0297e5  master     ->  origin/master
Updating e59bf5e..c0297e5
Fast forward
  buildtools/wafsamba/samba_deps.py           |    2 +-
  buildtools/wafsamba/samba_install.py        |    8 ++++++--
  buildtools/wafsamba/samba_optimisation.py   |    8 ++++----
  source4/lib/ldb/common/ldb_modules.c        |    5 +++--
  source4/scripting/python/samba/drs_utils.py |    2 ++
  5 files changed, 16 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)
Status: OK

@ Committers since last time
COMMAND: git log e59bf5efb5cf23ff21f2a2ac7dff8d211070a916..c0297e5e89c48153a6f34f2585f9934bae2b2fbe
Status: OK

The last one that the commits above fixed was:
ldb: failed to initialise module bin/python/samba/../../../bin/modules/ldb/acl.so : Unknown error

If you are looking for trouble the problem that new implementation of "samba-tool join" has
against Win2003 with highest (forest&  domain) functional level 2 (win2003) is still on the table:

@ Vampire  from Windows server
Finding a writeable DC for domain 'autorepl1.test'
Found DC win2003a.autorepl1.test
Failed to get CCACHE for GSSAPI client: Cannot contact any KDC for requested realm
Failed to start GENSEC client mech gssapi_krb5: NT_STATUS_NO_LOGON_SERVERS
workgroup is AUTOREPL01
realm is autorepl1.test
checking samaccountname
Adding CN=DEBIAN1,OU=Domain Controllers,DC=autorepl1,DC=test
Join failed - cleaning up
checking samaccountname
Traceback (most recent call last):
   File "bin/python/samba/netcmd/__init__.py", line 99, in _run
     return self.run(*args, **kwargs)
   File "bin/python/samba/netcmd/join.py", line 64, in run
     site=site, netbios_name=netbios_name)
   File "bin/python/samba/join.py", line 550, in join_DC
   File "bin/python/samba/join.py", line 483, in do_join
   File "bin/python/samba/join.py", line 314, in join_add_objects
_ldb.LdbError: (16, 'LDAP error 16 LDAP_NO_SUCH_ATTRIBUTE -<00000057: LdapErr: DSID-0C090B38, comment: Error in attribute conversion operation, data 0, vece>  <>')
Status: FAILED

Thanks a million!

On 11/9/10 1:07 AM, tridge at samba.org wrote:
> Hi Zahari,
> Can you send me a copy of your vampire test script? I'd like to try
> and track down the problems you're seeing with w2k3.
> Cheers, Tridge

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